As 2012 wraps up, we’re reminiscing about the funniest musician tweets of the year, whether intentional or otherwise. Liam Gallagher kicks us off: “Ian McCulloch you wanna watch what your saying about my lyrics or I will come and tattoo them on your forehead ! LG” [All quotes verbatim]
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Example sparked a war of word with the entire population of Wigan, which culminated in him appearing on the front page of the Wigan Evening Post under the headline “Bad Example”. What had he done? Tweeted: “does anyone know any nice people from Wigan? Because all I hear is death threats”.